There are 5 ways to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Athenry Galway Service

$42 - $71

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Bus  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Gmit 761 / ...

$22 - $31

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Athlone, Athlone Bus Station X20
  2. Take the train from Athlone to Athenry Galway Service

$31 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry 122 miles

$26 - $40

Fly, bus, train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Kerry (KIR) DUB - KIR
  2. Take the bus from Farranfore, Kerry Airport to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station
  3. Take the train from Limerick to Athenry

$82 - $147

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry is to bus which costs 18€ - 26€ and takes 3 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry. However, there are services departing from Dublin Airport and arriving at The Arch Athenry via Gmit. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 52 min.

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The distance between Dublin Airport (DUB) and Athenry is 167 km. The road distance is 195.1 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry without a car is to train which takes 3 h 43 min and costs 35€ - 65€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry, including transfers.

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Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry bus services, operated by Citylink, depart from Dublin Airport station.

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The best way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry is to train which takes 3 h 43 min and costs 35€ - 65€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 18€ - 26€ and takes 3 h 52 min.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Kerry Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry bus services, operated by Citylink, arrive at Gmit station.

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Map of how to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry.
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  • Distance: 104.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 43 min

What companies run services between Dublin Airport (DUB), Ireland and Athenry, Ireland?

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 57 min. Alternatively, Citylink operates a bus from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $25 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Kerry
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston to Athenry
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Athlone to Athenry
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Limerick to Athenry
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Athlone, Athlone Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Farranfore, Kerry Airport to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Gmit
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$18 - $25
Web Fare
$15 - $22

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